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Nation Dec 03Surge of new abuse claims threatens Catholic church like never before
Across the country, attorneys are scrambling to file a new wave of lawsuits alleging sexual abuse by clergy.
Nation Oct 25Trump Organization is exploring sale of Washington hotel
The Trump Organization says it will consider offers to buy it out of a 100-year lease of the building, partly to avoid criticism over conflicts of interest.
Politics Oct 17WATCH: G-7 will be held at Trump resort in Miami, Mulvaney says
President Donald Trump's suggestion that his Miami golf resort host next year's Group of Seven summit became a reality Thursday, sparking an outcry from critics who called it the most blatant example yet of him using the power of his…
Politics Jul 31Trump’s ‘rodent’ tweets ring true at Kushner-owned apartments in Baltimore
Residents at properties owned by Jared Kushner's family real estate firm have complained about mold, bedbugs, leaks and mice.
Politics May 16Trump financial disclosure shows revenue steady at key properties
While Trump has refused to release his tax records, he has been filing the less-specific financial disclosure reports since he began running for president. They list revenues rather than profits, and many figures are given in ranges rather than specific…
Nation Apr 02How these scam ads promoting fake tax breaks prospered on Facebook
Hundreds of ads on Facebook promised U.S. homeowners that they were eligible for huge state tax breaks if they installed new solar-energy panels. There was just one catch: None of it was true.
Politics Jan 30Trump Organization to use E-Verify for worker status checks
The Trump Organization, responding to claims that some of its workers were in the U.S. illegally, said on Wednesday that it will use the E-Verify electronic system at all of its properties to check employees' documentation.
Politics Dec 23Profiting off presidency? Trump biz takes hit since election
Macy’s and Univision severed ties with his brand, mattress maker Serta stopped licensing his name, NASCAR and the PGA booked events that used to be held at his Doral resort in Miami elsewhere, and the TV network that aired his…
Politics Dec 12WATCH: Trump signs executive order on ‘opportunity zones’
President Donald Trump is expected to sign the order at the White House at 2:30 p.m. ET today. Watch the president's remarks here.
Politics Nov 29How Trump’s long quest for a Moscow tower led to Cohen’s guilty plea
Donald Trump for decades dreamed of building a Trump Tower in the heart of Moscow, a plan that flared and fizzled several times over the years, most recently when his presidential campaign was gaining momentum.